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Maryland
Grantsville
Spruce Forest Artisan Village
177 Casselman Road
Grantsville MD 21536
Phone 301 895-3332
Web Site http://www.spruceforest.org/
E-mail mailto:sotterleyoffice@mail.ameritel.net
Alt Web http://www.stepintohistory.com/states/MD/Spruce_Artisan.htm
Description artists - baskets, stained glass, bird sculptor, teddy bear, blacksmith, weaver in 12 historic structure
Type of Resource Historic Place
Primary Focus Arts
Kind of Activity Living History
Nature of Group or Site Crafts
Collection A-F Folk Art
New or Updated: 06/24/2003

 

 

 

 

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  MI

  Grand Haven

  Tri-Cities Historical  Museum

  200 Washington Ave

  (depot) 1 N Harbor Drive

  Grand Haven  MI   49417    

  Phone 616 842-0700

  Description  two buildings feature Northwest Ottawa County artifacts from Voyageurs

                     to the present

  Type of Resource  Museum

  Primary Focus  Local History

  Building Type  Depot

  Industry /Profession Logging

  Collection A-F  Folk Art

  Collection G-M  Models

  New or Updated:  8/30/2007

  NC
 
Catawba
 
Murray's Mill Historic District
 
1489 Murray's Mill Road
 
Catawba  NC  28609    
 
Phone  828 465-0383
 
Web Site  http://www.catawbahistory.org/mill.htm
 
Description  includes mill, general store, folk art gallery
 
Type of Resource  Historic District
 
Primary Focus  Industrial
 
Building Type  Mill
 
Field of Study/Science Facility  Folklife
 
Collection G-M  Folk Art
 
New or Updated:  10/31/2003

  NM

  Sandia Park

  Tinkertown Museum

  121 Sandia Crest Road

  PO Box 303

  Sandia Park  NM     87047    

  Phone   501 281-5223

  Web Site  www.tinkertown.com

  Description  carved, animated miniature town and three ring circus, located in building made from  50,000 bottles, created by Ross Ward

  Type of Resource   Tourist Attraction

  Collection A-F Folk Art

  Collection N-Z  Sculpture

  New or Updated:           10/29/2005

  NY

  New York

  American Folk Art Museum

  45 West 53rd St

  New York   NY       10019    

  Phone   212 265-1040

  Web Site  http://www.folkartmuseum.org/

  E-mail  mailto:info@folkartmuseum.org

  Description  changing exhibits of folk artists, 4000 item permanent collection including portraits &  weathervanes

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Folk Life

  Collection A-F Folk Art

  Collection N-Z  Quilts

  New or Updated:             10/9/2005
 

  NY

  New York

  Ukrainian Museum

  222 East 6th St

  New York                    NY           10003    

  Phone   212 228-0110

  Web Site  http://www.ukrainianmuseum.org/

  Description  traditional clothing, other changing exhibits

  Type of Resource   Museum

  Industry /Profession Textiles

  Collection A-F Folk Art

  Collection N-Z  Photograpy

  Group Identity   Eastern European

  Research /Reading  Library

  New or Updated:           12/30/2005

  PA
 
Doylestown
 
Mercer Museum
 
84 South Pine Street
 
Doylestown   PA 18901    
 
Phone   215 345-0210
 
Web Site  http://www.mercermuseum.org/
 
Description  castle and museum built by eccentric collector houses major tool collection
 
Type of Resource   Museum
 
Collection A-F Folk Art
 
Collection N-Z  Tools
 
Era  1908
 
Owner/Operator:  Bucks County Historical Society
 
New or Updated:   4/7/2004

  PA
 
Pittsburgh
 
Nationality Rooms, U of Pittsburgh
 
1209 Cathedral of Learning
 
Pittsburgh     PA    15260    
 
Phone   412 624-6000
 
Web Site  http://www.pitt.edu/~natrooms/
 
Description  24 rooms in Cathedral of Learning, each decorated with décor of a different                     nationality
 
Type of Resource   History Related Organization
 
Collection A-F Folk Art
 
Owner/Operator:  4200 Fifth Avenue
 
New or Updated:    5/13/2004

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